Heather Knight      

Full name Heather Clare Knight

Born December 26, 1990, Plymouth

Current age 27 years 179 days

Major teams Diamonds, England Academy Women, England Women, Rubies

Playing role Middle-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Heather Clare Knight
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on women test 6 12 1 358 157 32.54 865 41.38 1 2 43 0 6 0
ODIs Insights on women odi 83 79 18 2237 106 36.67 3253 68.76 1 15 201 13 29 0
T20Is Insights on women t20i 44 38 7 438 51 14.12 414 105.79 0 1 36 7 15 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on women test 6 5 179 80 2 1/7 1/7 40.00 2.68 89.5 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on women odi 83 37 1385 996 43 5/26 5/26 23.16 4.31 32.2 1 1 0
T20Is Insights on women t20i 44 21 345 335 12 3/10 3/10 27.91 5.82 28.7 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia Women v England Women at Sydney, Jan 22-25, 2011 scorecard
Last Test Australia Women v England Women at Sydney, Nov 9-12, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut India Women v England Women at Mumbai, Mar 1, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI England Women v South Africa Women at Canterbury, Jun 15, 2018 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka Women v England Women at Colombo (NCC), Nov 22, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I England Women v South Africa Women at Taunton, Jun 20, 2018 scorecard
T20I statistics
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1* ENG Women v SA Women Taunton 20 Jun 2018 WT20I # 425
0/15, 80* ENG Women v SA Women Canterbury 15 Jun 2018 WODI # 1120 Insights on
24 ENG Women v SA Women Hove 12 Jun 2018 WODI # 1118 Insights on
4 ENG Women v SA Women Worcester 9 Jun 2018 WODI # 1116 Insights on
2/21, 64* Berkshire Women v Northants Wm Hambledon 27 May 2018 Other OD
21, 2/28 Berkshire Women v Devon Women Maidenhead 7 May 2018 Other OD
105, 2/16 Berkshire Women v Wales Women Maidenhead 6 May 2018 Other OD
36, 0/15 ENG Women v India Women Nagpur 12 Apr 2018 WODI # 1109 Insights on
0/9, 26* ENG Women v India Women Nagpur 9 Apr 2018 WODI # 1108 Insights on
11, 0/9 ENG Women v India Women Mumbai (BS) 29 Mar 2018 WT20I # 409
Profile

Heather Knight was left with big shoes to fill when she was named England captain in June 2016 following the retirement of Charlotte Edwards. It was, though, a natural progression for Knight who had been Edwards' vice-captain since 2014 and had built captaincy experience with Berkshire in county cricket and Hobart Hurricanes in the WBBL.

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Jun 20, 2018

England won the toss and chose to bat, Women's T20 Triangular, Taunton, June 20, 2018

England won the toss and chose to bat

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Mar 21, 2018

Team captains Meg Lanning, Harmanpreet Kaur and Heather Knight pose with the tri-series trophy, Mumbai, March 21, 2018

Team captains Meg Lanning, Harmanpreet Kaur and Heather Knight pose with the tri-series trophy

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Nov 21, 2017

Heather Knight shapes up to play a reverse sweep, Australia v England, Women's Ashes, 3rd T20I, Canberra, November 21, 2017

Heather Knight shapes up to play a reverse sweep

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